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Jack Metcalfe

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJohn Patrick "Jack"•Metcalfe
Used nameJack•Metcalfe
Born3 February 1912 in Bellingen, New South Wales (AUS)
Died16 January 1994 in Tura Beach, New South Wales (AUS)
Measurements183 cm / 80 kg
Affiliations?, New South Wales, (AUS)
NOC(s) Australia

Biography

Jack Metcalfe had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1936 Olympics Triple Jump; 1st in the 1934 British Empire Games Triple Jump, 1st in the 1938 British Empire Games Triple Jump, 3rd in the 1934 British Empire Games Long Jump, 3rd in the 1938 British Empire Games Javelin Throw. He also finished fourth in the 1934 British Empire Games high jump, fifth in the 1938 British Empire Games long jump, and seventh in the 1938 British Empire Games high jump.

Personal Bests: HJ – 1.99 (1934); TJ – 15.78 (1935).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1936 Summer Olympics Athletics High Jump, Men Olympic =12 Representing Australia    
  Triple Jump, Men Olympic 3 Bronze

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